There is a great website out in the wilds of the internet called Poets Reading the News, that gives a place for poets to reflect on these fraught times. Ella Newton, co-editor and founder of the site, accepted my poem, “How to Shoot a Sleeping Bear” for publication today. Thank you so much to her… Continue reading Upcoming Publication: Poets Reading the News
Yesterday on the morning of Thanksgiving, I awoke to breakfast booking downstairs, the promise of pie and an acceptance in my inbox from Noble/Gas Quarterly for my two poems, “Angler” and “Anatomize”. T’was a good day indeed. Thank you to this truly unique journal for the inclusion!
I am thrilled and grateful to announce that my poem, “What I Would Like to Do With Donald Trump” has been nominated for a Pushcart Prize! It is gratifying to have my work so valued. Many, many thanks to Kolleen Carney Hoepfner, editor-in-chief of Drunk Monkeys.
A big thank you to Eric Jepson for publishing my extremely short and riddled with word-play poem, “Flyaway When Undercut”. This kitschy little piece has found a worthy home. Their website quatrain.fish is a pleasure to read, with poems spanning the tonal gamut, all united by the common quality of being four lines or under.… Continue reading Upcoming Publication: Quatrain Fish
These past few months have been stressful, both on micro and macro levels. On the minor end, moving, a new job, selling a condo, ailing pets, a growing child and all that life has to offer has filled my days to the brim with good and growth. On the other end, my state is burning… Continue reading Upcoming Publication: Drunk Monkeys
So. My day is going really, really well thus far. Why, you may ask? Well, because I just received an acceptance from Sixteen Rivers Press for my poem, “A Phoenix Flag” to be included within their political anthology, to be published around September of 2018. Sixteen Rivers is incredibly respected within the poetry community –… Continue reading Upcoming Publication: Sixteen Rivers Press Anthology
This beautifully bound poetry review comes out biannually. It is sleek, it is stylish and the next one will contain my poem, “It Doesn’t Need A Band Aid”. Thank you very much to Jeffrey and Tobi Alfier for accepting it into your August issue. I am eagerly anticipating my contributor copy!